When Stonewall happened that fateful night on June 27, 1969 nobody expected it. Just a typical payoff to the cops kind of night, with a slight irregularity to it; like the day George Floyd was killed, a typical kill a black guy kind of day with a little irregularity to it.
The killing of George Floyd was not that unusual by itself. Racist cop called in on a minor infraction treating a black suspect like he’s some kind of animal. Four Boys in Blue cuffing a black man for ”possibly” passing a counterfeit $20 in a local bodega, roughly pushing him across the street to the back side of their cruiser, then throwing him to the ground where he starts bleeding.… Read the rest